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Kentucky Bourbon Country: The Essential Travel Guide, second edition

by Susan Reigler photographs by Pam Spaulding and Carol Peachee

Like wine lovers who dream of traveling to Bordeaux or beer enthusiasts with visions of the breweries of Belgium, bourbon lovers plan their pilgrimages to Kentucky’s bourbon country.

Crèvecoeur's Eighteenth-Century Travels in Pennsylvania and New York

Percy G. Adams

Michel-Guillaume Jean de Crèvecouer, long regarded as a chief figure in American letters of the Revolutionary period, is remembered as the author of Letters from an American Farmer and the posthumous Sketches of Eighteenth Century of America, but his last and most ambitious work has been almost entirely neglected.

Ships That Sail No More: Marine Transportation from San Diego to Puget Sound 1910–1940

by Giles T. Brown

This chronicle of coastal shipping in the western United States forms an important but hitherto neglected part of the history of transportation in America.

Travels Between the Hudson and the Mississippi: 1851–1852

by Moritz Busch and Norman H. Binger

Moritz Busch, a German journalist, theologian, and participant in the Revolution of 1848, proved himself both an accurate observer and a sensitive interpreter of American life in the mid-nineteenth century.

Chateaubriand's Travels in America

by François-René de Chateaubriand translated by Richard Switzer

Chateaubriand’s Travels in America, presented here in its first modern translation, was a reflection of the attitudes of his epoch toward the New World.